6 p.m. to midnight Friday, St. Florian Parish, 1215 S. 45th St., West
Milwaukee. $12 donation. 414-383-3565or www.stflorian.org
9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Dog-tober Fest, 3128 Slinger Road,
1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Estabrook Park, 4400 Estabrook Parkway,
Painting Workshop, 6 p.m. Monday, Polish Center of Wisconsin, 6941
S. 68th St., Franklin. $35. 414-529-2140 or www.polishcenterofwisconsin.org.
Oct. 3 through Oct. 5, The Marcus Center Grounds and Pere Marquette
Park, Milwaukee. www.mkeoktoberfest.com.
noon to 5 p.m. Oct. 5, Whitnall Park, 9701 W. College Ave., Franklin.
$3 per car. 414-425-8550 or www.countyparks.com.
Classic, 8 a.m. Oct. 11, Horning Middle School, 2000 Wolf Road,
Hike for Health
at Wehr Nature Center, 10 a.m. every Wednesday through Nov. 26. www.friendsofwehr.org/?s=hike+for+health
South Shore Beach Clean-Up, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Thursday, South Shore
Park Beach, southshoreparkwatch.org
Beginners, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Boerner Botanical Gardens,
9400 Boerner Drive, Hales Corners, boernerbotanicalgardens.org/event/orchids-for-beginners/
Food Truck Friday, 5:30-9 p.m. Friday, Morgan Triangle Park (Kinnickinnic
Ave. and Holt Ave.), Milwaukee, www.bvgn.org/business/food-truck-friday-morgan-park/
Warbler Walk at
Lake Park, 8 a.m. Saturday, Lake Park, Milwaukee, www.lakeparkfriends.org/calendar.shtml#september
Workshop: Making a Bottle Gourd Birdhouse, 10a.m.-noon Saturday,
Boerner Botanical Gardens, 9400 Boerner Drive, Hales Corners,
1-6 p.m. Saturday, Estabrook Park, Milwaukee, milwaukeedogparks.org/barktoberfest/
Presentation & Guided Garden Walk, 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Boerner
Botanical Gardens, 9400 Boerner Drive, Hales Corners,
Collection for Kids, 2-3 p.m., Lake Park, Meet at the Marcia Coles
Community Room., designed for grades 4 to 6. www.lakeparkfriends.org/calendar.shtml#september
Beer Garden's Oktoberfest Celebration - Operated by Saint Francis
Brewing Co., Stop by on a Saturday or Sunday through October 18th
for a pig roast, games and fun! Special deals on Gluttony Oktoberfest
beer for the rest of the season at the beer garden. Open Mon-Fri 4
p.m.-9 p.m. and Sat-Sun 11 a.m.-9 p.m. (Closes for the season Oct.
Garden Fall Fun - Operated by
ABC Estabrook, Inc., Fall Hours: M-W: Closed, Thursday: 4-10pm,
Friday, Saturday and Sunday Noon-10p.m. Closing Weekend: Estabrook
Beer Garden Cyclocross Race: Nov. 1 and Beer Run Race: Nov. 2,
Oktoberfest - An event of Swarmm Events, Oct. 10-12 in Cathedral
Square - Featuring the Sprecher Brewing Firetruck, Free,
8:30 a.m.-noon weekly on Saturdays from September-October, 4015 South
Howell Ave. US Bank Parking Lot, Milwaukee, call Mike 262-835-2327
Chili Cook Off, noon-5 p.m. Saturday, Milwaukee Harley-Davidson
11310 W. Silver Spring Road, Milwaukee, www.MilwaukeeHarley.com
“Take A Break! Parenting Young Children,” sponsored
by People to People, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays, The Women’s
Center, 505 N. East Ave., Waukesha. 262-547-4600.
Feline Groovy Cat Show, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, Fountain Banquet Hall, 8505 Durand Ave.,
Sturtevant. 414-218-8815 or www.catsrulecatclub.com.
Friends of the Poor Walk, 10 a.m. to 12:30
p.m. Saturday, St. William Parish, 440 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. www.stvincentwaukeshacounty.org.
the Rainbow,” Saturday through Nov. 9, The Mitchell Park
Domes, 524 S. Layton Blvd., Milwaukee. 414-257-5611 or www.countyparks.com.
Apple Harvest Festival, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday, Retzer Nature Center, S14-W28167 Madison St., Waukesha. $5. www.waukeshacountyparks.com.
on the Farm,” noon to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Wisconsin
Museum of Quilts and Fiber Arts, N50-W5050 Portland Road, Cedarburg.
Apple Harvest Festival, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday, Retzer Nature Center, S14-W28167 Madison St., Town of
Waukesha. $5 per car. 262-896-8007 or www.waukeshacountyparks.com.
VCY Rally, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday,
Waukesha County Expo Center, 1000 Northview Road, Waukesha. Free. www.vcyamerica.org.
Bake sale, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 20, St.
Paul's United Church of Christ, 495 St. Augustine Road, Erin.
262-628-2319 or www.stpaulserin.org.
Pedal the Kettle - Spring City Spinners, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday, Waukesha County Expo Center, 1000 Northview Road, Waukesha. www.springcityspinners.org.
Zentangle Meditation workshop, 11 a.m. to
1 p.m. Sunday, Emmanuel UCC, 36821 Sunset Drive, Dousman. $5.
262-965-4022 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Card social, 6 p.m. Sept. 26, St. Florian
Parish, 1215 S. 45th St., West Milwaukee. $12 donation. 414-383-3565
Joe’s Run, Walk & Roll, 10:30 a.m. Sept.
27, Hart Park, 7300 Chestnut St., Wauwatosa. 414-329-4506 or www.firstgiving.com.
Second Hand Purrs’ 10th anniversary celebration, noon to 5
p.m. Sept. 27, Second Hand Purrs, 4300 S. Howell Ave., Milwaukee. www.secondhandpurrs.org.
Run with Wolfes, 8 a.m. Sept. 28,
Menomonee Park in Menomonee Falls. www.runwithwolfes.org.
Tailwaggers Doggie Bash, noon to 4 p.m.
Oct. 4, East Towne Veterinary Clinic, 11622 N. Port Washington Road,
Autumn at the Village, noon to 5 p.m. Oct.
4, Ozaukee County Pioneer Village, 4880 Highway I, Saukville. $4
adults, $3 children over 5 years old, free for children 5 and under.
Free to Breathe Lung Cancer 5K Run/Walk, 7:30
a.m. Oct. 11, Veterans Park, 1010 N. Lincoln Memorial Drive,
Milwaukee. $25 online by Oct. 7, $30 day of event. www.freetobreathe.org/milwaukee.
Striding for LifeStriders 5K Run/Walk,
9:45 a.m. Oct. 12, LifeStriders, S11-W29667 Summit Ave., Town of
Waukesha. $25 individuals, $50 families, $15 children. www.lifestriders.org.
Jefferson County Snowmobile Alliance Show,
Grass Drags and Swap Meet, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 18, Jefferson
Fair Park, 503 N. Jackson Ave., Jefferson. $5. www.jcsawi.com.
Operation Give Hope Run/Walk for African
Orphans, 8:30 a.m. Oct. 18, South Shore Pavilion, 2900 South Shore
Drive. www.operationgivehoperun.homestead.com or www.active.com.
Third annual Beer and Wine Tasting event,
6:30 p.m. Oct. 25, St. Francis Lions Center, 3476 E. Howard Ave., St.
Francis. $25 per person or $45 per couple in advance, $30 per person
or $50 per couple at the door. 414-483-5080.
Ghost Hunters with Jason Hawes and Steve
Gonsalves, 8 p.m. Jan. 23, Pabst Theater, 144 E. Wells St.,
Milwaukee. $29.50. 262-286-3663 or www.pabsttheater.org.
Cudahy Historical Society open house, 10
a.m. to noon, last Saturday of the month, Cudahy Railroad Depot, 4647
S. Kinnickinnic Ave., Cudahy. Free. www.cudahyhistoricalsociety.org
7:30 a.m. to noon Saturdays, Civic Plaza outside Brookfield City
Hall, 2000 N. Calhoun Road. www.ci.brookfield.wi.us or 262-782-9650.
Milwaukee Downtown Market, Thursdays through Oct. 9, 1100
Milwaukee Ave. www.smmarket.org.
Farmers Market, 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays
through Oct. 25, downtown Waukesha. www.waukeshafarmersmarket.com.
Summer Farmers Market, 7 a.m. to noon Saturdays through Oct. 25,
South Municipal Parking Lot, 175 E. Wisconsin Ave., Oconomowoc. Free.
262-567-2666 or www.oconomowoc.org.
Aquatic Center open swim and lessons, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays,
Elm Grove Pool, 13600 Juneau Blvd. Admission prices vary. 262-782-6700
Aquatic Center open swim and lessons, 1 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturdays, Wirth Park, 2585 N. Pilgrim Road, Brookfield. Admission
prices vary. 262-787-3901 or
Aquatic Center open swim and lessons, 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sundays,
Elm Grove Pool, 13600 Juneau Blvd. Admission prices vary.
Aquatic Center open swim and lessons, 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. and 6
p.m. to 8 p.m. Mondays, Wirth Park, 2585 N. Pilgrim Road,
Brookfield. Admission prices vary.
Aquatic Center open swim and lessons, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. daily;
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. (Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays) starting
Monday, Elm Grove Pool, 13600 Juneau Blvd. Admission prices vary.
Quilters Guild, 7 p.m. third Tuesday of the month, Lord of Life
Church, N60-W35980 Lake Drive.
Wellness Garden Club, meets 4 p.m. Fridays, Tippecanoe
Presbyterian Church, 125 W. Saveland Ave., Milwaukee. 414-481-4680.
support group, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. first Tuesday of each month,
Wheaton Franciscan Hospital, 10101 S. 27th St., Franklin. Free.
card group, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Mondays, $1.50 includes
refreshments; Jump and jive exercise program for ages 50 and up,
1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, $2 includes
refreshments, Bay View Community Center, 1320 E. Oklahoma Ave.,
Milwaukee. 414-482-1000 or
Kinnickinnic Knitters, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. first Wednesday of
the month, Bay View Library, 2566 S. Kinnickinnic Ave., Milwaukee.
Stock Club, 6:15 p.m. meets on the fourth Monday of each month,
St. Francis Public Library’s Ladish Room, 4230 S. Nicholson Ave.
Club of West Allis, meets first Friday of each month, Mount Hope
Lutheran Church, 8633 W. Becher St., West Allis. 414-541-3252.
Garden Club, 6 p.m. meets on the first Monday of each month,
Grace Presbyterian Church, 2931 S. Kinnickinnic Ave. 414-481-7323.
8 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. Thursdays, Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 145
Lisbon Road, Oconomowoc. 262-244-0880 or
seminar and workshop, second Saturday of each month, Kinetic
Real Estate Group, 2743 S. Kinnickinnic Ave., Milwaukee.
Magic Show, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays, The Chancery
Restaurant, 11046 N. Port Washington Road, Mequon, 262-241-3450; 11
a.m. to 1 p.m. Sundays, The Sawmill Inn Restaurant, 1729 Wolf Road,
10:30 a.m. every Sunday, Marian Center for Nonprofits, 3211 S. Lake
Drive, St. Francis. 414-327-7849 or
stand, 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily, Machine Shed Restaurant,
N14-W24145 Tower Road, City of Pewaukee. 262-523-1322.
Clown Hall of Fame, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays
and by appointment year-round, Tommy Thompson Youth Building,
Wisconsin State Fair Park, 640 S. 84th St., West Allis.
Death of a Partner,” 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. or 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Tuesdays, St. Luke’s Medical Center, 2900 W. Oklahoma Ave.,
Milwaukee. Preregister by calling 414-328-6280.
Stammtisch - Milwaukee Lake Country, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. last
Monday of the month, Weissgerber's Gasthaus, 2720 N. Grandview
Blvd., Waukesha. 262-367-3903.
12:45 p.m. Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays, Brookfield Senior
Community Center, 2000 N. Calhoun
and meeting, noon first Monday of the month except for holidays
when it is held the second Monday, Oconomowoc Area Senior Center,
210 S. Main St., Oconomowoc. $8 for members and $10 for nonmembers.
Toastmasters Club No. 466, 6 p.m. second and fourth Mondays of
the month, Maxwell’s Restaurant, Midway Hotel, 1005 S. Moorland
Road, Brookfield. 414-765-2366.
National Ice Center, public ice skating, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Mondays, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesdays through
Thursdays, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Fridays, 1 p.m.
to 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturdays and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. and 7
p.m. to 9 p.m. Sundays, 500 S. 84th St., West Allis. 414-266-0100.
10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, Miller Brewing Co.
Visitor Center and Gift Shop, 4251 W. State St., Milwaukee.
Center, public ice skating, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Mondays through
Fridays, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30
p.m. Fridays, family skating; and 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Wednesdays, senior skate for ages 55 and older, 5505 W. Pioneer
Road, Mequon. $4.50 adults, $3.50 seniors and children 18 and
younger. 262- 375-1100.
mic, 9 p.m. Mondays, Miramar Theatre, 2844 N. Oakland Ave.,
play, 9:30 a.m. Thursdays, Brookfield Senior Community Center,
2000 N. Calhoun Road, Brookfield. 262-796-6675.
noon to 4 p.m. Tuesdays, Hartland Community Center, 210 Cottonwood
Ave., Hartland. 262-367-0352.
kindergarten classes, 6:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays,
Petlicious Day Spa, 2217 Silvernail Road, Waukesha. 262-548-0923 or
make reservations at
Legion and Auxiliary DJ Martin Unit #8 meetings, 7 p.m. second
Monday of each month, Waukesha Elks Club, 2301 Springdale Road.
More, 7 p.m. first and third Tuesdays of the month, St. John
Vianney Church, 1755 N. Calhoun Road, Brookfield. Contact Rachel at
262-617-7375 or visit
12:45 p.m. second Tuesday of the month, Oconomowoc Area Senior
Center, 1306 W. Wisconsin Ave., Oconomowoc. 262-567-7345.
skating, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. and family skate night, 7 p.m. to 9
p.m. Tuesdays, Pettit National Ice Center, 500 S. 84th St., West
the Alice Baker Memorial Public Library, 7 p.m. fourth Tuesday
of the month, Alice Baker Memorial Public Library, 820 E. Main St.,
Anonymous, 7 p.m. last Tuesday of the month, Riveredge Nature
Center, 4458 W. Hawthorne Drive, Newburg. 262-375-2715.
Milwaukee Rose Society, 7 p.m. second Tuesday of the month,
Boerner Botanical Gardens, 9400 Boerner Drive, Hales Corners.